People

Principal Investigator

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Kit Parker, Ph.D.
Tarr Family Professor of Bioengineering and Applied Physics
Wyss Institute for Biologically-Inspired Engineering
Harvard Stem Cell Institute
Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
29 Oxford St., Pierce Hall 321, Cambridge, MA 02138

Visiting Faculty

General Michael D. Phillips, Ph.D.
T: 617-496-0034
29 Oxford St., Room 107B, Cambridge, MA 02138

Kwanwoo Shin, Ph.D.
Chair, Department of Chemistry
Director, Institute of Biological Interfaces
Sogang University, Seoul, Korea

Staff Scientists

Patrick

Patrick Campbell
T: 617-495-4870
58 Oxford St., Room 405, Cambridge, MA 02138

Angie Greer
T: 617-496-3034
58 Oxford St., Room 224, Cambridge, MA 02138

John Ferrier
T: 617-496-0448
60 Oxford St., Room 323, Cambridge, MA 02138

Jack Zhou
T: 617-495-3130
60 Oxford St., Room 331, Cambridge, MA 02138

Postdoctoral Fellows

Alanna Gannon
T: 617-495-3130
60 Oxford St., Room 331, Cambridge, MA 02138

Thomas Grevesse
T: 617-496-3034
58 Oxford St., Room 224, Cambridge, MA 02138

Ville

Ville Kujala
T: 617-432-1640
3 Blackfan Circle, Room 517, Boston, MA 02115

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Johan Ulrik Lind
T: 617-496-1697
60 Oxford St., Room 332, Cambridge, MA 02138

Luke MacQueen
T: 617-495-4870
58 Oxford St., Room 406, Cambridge, MA 02138

Ben Maoz
T: 617-496-3034
58 Oxford St., Room 224, Cambridge, MA 02138

SJ

Sung Jin Park
T: 617-496-1697
60 Oxford St., Room 332, Cambridge, MA 02138

Benjamin Pope
T: 617-495-3130
60 Oxford St., Room 331, Cambridge, MA 02138

Lisa Scudder
T: 617-496-1697
60 Oxford St., Room 332, Cambridge, MA 02138

Sean

Sean Sheehy
T: 617-495-3130
60 Oxford St., Room 331, Cambridge, MA 02138

Moran Yadid
T: 617-496-1697
60 Oxford St., Room 332, Cambridge, MA 02138

Louise Lagendijk
T: 617-496-1697
60 Oxford St., Room 332, Cambridge, MA 02138

Michael Rosnach
T: 617-496-0448
60 Oxford St., Room 323, Cambridge, MA 02138

John Zimmerman
T: 617-495-3130
60 Oxford St., Room 331, Cambridge, MA 02138

Graduate Students

Seungkuk Ahn
60 Oxford St., Room 332, Cambridge, MA 02138

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Andrew Capulli
T: 617-495-4870
58 Oxford St., Room 406, Cambridge, MA 02138

Christophe Chantre
T: 617-495-3130
60 Oxford St., Room 331, Cambridge, MA 02138

Aaron Glieberman
T: 617-495-3130
60 Oxford St., Room 331, Cambridge, MA 02138

Grant Gonzalez
60 Oxford St., Room 323, Cambridge, MA 02138

Blakely Bussie O’Connor
T: 617-496-3034
58 Oxford St., Room 224, Cambridge, MA 02138

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Alexander Peyton Nesmith
T: 617-496-3034
58 Oxford St., Room 224, Cambridge, MA 02138

 

Nina Sinatra
T: 617-495-4870
58 Oxford St., Room 406, Cambridge, MA 02138

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George Touloumes
T: 617-495-4870
58 Oxford St., Room 406, Cambridge, MA 02138

Undergraduate Students

Alexander Cho
T: 617-496-0448
60 Oxford St., Room 323, Cambridge, MA 02138

Karaghen Hudson
T: 617-496-0448
60 Oxford St., Room 323, Cambridge, MA 02138

John Doyle
T: 617-496-0448
60 Oxford St., Room 323, Cambridge, MA 02138

Ryan Halvorson
T: 617-496-0448
60 Oxford St., Room 323, Cambridge, MA 02138

Sayo Eweje
60 Oxford St., Room 323, Cambridge, MA 02138

Ian

Ian Perkins
60 Oxford St., Cambridge, MA 02138

Brian Fountaine
60 Oxford St., Cambridge, MA 02138

Lauren Dickinson
60 Oxford St., Cambridge, MA 02138

Charles Alver
60 Oxford St., Cambridge, MA 02138

Faculty Administrator

Mary Taylor
T: 617-496-2795
29 Oxford St., Room 328A Pierce Hall, Cambridge, MA 02138
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What's New

Welcome, John! August 10th, 2016

The DBG would like to welcome Post-Doctoral Fellow John Zimmerman, who joined the group August 3.  John comes to us from the  University of Chicago, where he recently completed his Ph.D. in Chemistry.  We are excited to have John here!

Welcome, General Phillips! August 1st, 2016

Brigadier General Michael D. Phillips, Ph.D. (USA, Retired) has joined the Disease Biophysics Group, effective August 1, continuing a longstanding collaboration. Most recently, General Phillips served as a Professor of Applied Mathematics and Head of the Department of Mathematical Sciences at the United States Military Academy at West Point. We are looking forward to having him with us full time!

Welcome back, Professor Shin! July 18th, 2016

The DBG would like to welcome Professor Kwanwoo Shin who is visiting us from Sogang University in Seoul, Korea. Professor Shin is the Chair of the Department of Chemistry and the Director of the Institute of Biological Interfaces. We are grateful for our continued collaboration and partnership with Professor Shin and his lab!

Welcome, Summer Students! July 18th, 2016

The DBG would like to extend a warm welcome to the new undergraduate students working in the lab this summer:

Beom Jin An – West Point

Natalie Nepa – West Point

Kenneth Sims – West Point

Alexandra Bell – West Point

Zachary Riggenback – West Point

Oscar Deal – West Point

Joseph Schlessinger – West Point

Madeline Dahl – Bunker Hill Community College

Daniel Villarreal – Bunker Hill Community College

Brian Fountaine – Northeastern University

Aviv Preminger – Weslyan University

Nikita Budnik – McGill University

Lauren Dickinson – Hendrix College

Welcome to the DBG! June 20th, 2016

We would like to welcome two new members to the DBG team. Michael Rosnach joins us as an Industrial Design Fellow. He holds a BFA in Animation, an MFA in Painting, and a post graduate certificate in Industrial Design. Jack Zhou is a recent graduate of Harvard with an S.B. in Engineering Sciences, Bioengineering Track. Welcome, Michael & Jack – we are excited to have you with us!